In the rain!!! While Andy  enjoyed bumper weather and views unprecedented, (He didn’t even try!!! Is that called taking the Pee? ) , it was back to  reality today! As in one Whinchat, one fem Stonechat and no Reed Bunts. Still , there were 3 Curlews around and a family of Mistle thrushes,plus a fem Redstart -all above Craig Goch and Pont ar Elan. The Swallows were hunting beneath the Beech trees as that’s where the flies were sheltering in the rain. A pair of Goosanders flew over and I was treated to a bumup view of a Sandpiper at Pont ar Elan! A family of Wheatears just past the Pont in the mini quarry.

As L’dod basked in dry I was weltered with wind and rain-on plus side : it was warm! WOW!

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Wet Mippit.


About kevjoynes

Retired teacher from L'dod High-when it was a top school! Originally West Mids, but been in Wales since 1973.Started birding at age 7-hiatus 'til 2000 when retirement gave time for photography.
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4 Responses to Elan.

  1. mochdre says:

    Fabulous photos !

  2. kevjoynes says:

    Many thanks.

  3. Barry says:

    super Swallow

  4. kevjoynes says:

    Many thanks Bazz.

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